Super League: Young Boys crushes St. Gallen 4-1 with a superb match

BERN. Young Boys demolishes St. Gallen 4-1 with goals of


BERN. Young Boys demolishes St. Gallen 4-1 with goals of E. Meschack (8′), W. Kanga (61′ pen), C. Fassnacht (63′) and E. Meschack (68′). On the other side, St. Gallen scored with ​J. Guillemenot (52′).

The match was played at the Stadion Wankdorf (Bern) stadium in Bern on Tuesday and it started at 8:30 pm local time. The referee was Sven Wolfensberger with the assistance of Pascal Hirzel and Mirco Bürgi. The 4th official was Esther Staubli. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant around 16.7 degrees Celsius or 62.04 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 70%.​

Match Statistics

There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Young Boys was in possession of the ball for 47% of the time vs. St. Gallen that controlled the ball for 53% of the time.

St. Gallen was more aggressive with 82 dangerous attacks and 6 shots of which 1 were on target. Nonetheless, Young Boys succeeded in find the solution to win this contest.​

Young Boys shot 8 times, 5 on target, 3 off target. On the other side, St. Gallen shot 6 times, 1 on target, 5 off target.


Young Boys received 3 yellow cards (C. Niasse, C. Zesiger and F. Lustenberger). On the other side, St. Gallen received 2 yellow cards (M. Maglica and L. Gortler).

After this match, Young Boys will have 53 points to stay in the 3rd place. On the opposite side, St. Gallen will stay with 47 points to stay in the 5th place.

Match Events

  • 7'

    M. Elia

    Q. Maceiras

  • 13'

    C. Niasse

  • 52'

    J. Guillemenot

  • 55'

    C. Zesiger

  • 59'

    M. Maglica

  • 61'

    W. Kanga (Penalty)

  • 63'

    C. Fassnacht

  • 63'

    C. Lungoyi

    J. Von Moos

  • 64'

    B. Toma

    V. Ruiz

  • 65'

    F. Lustenberger

    C. Niasse

  • 65'

    N. Moumi Ngamaleu

    C. Fassnacht

  • 68'

    M. Elia

  • 72'

    J. Monteiro

    W. Kanga

  • 77'

    A. Jankewitz

    J. Guillemenot

  • 78'

    E. Cabral

    P. Sutter

  • 80'

    M. Sulejmani

    E. Fernandes

  • 80'

    V. Sierro

    F. Rieder

  • 86'

    F. Lustenberger

  • 86'

    A. Besio

    K. Duah

  • 90'

    L. Gortler

Next match

In the upcoming Super League match, Young Boys will play away with Luzern on the 19th of May with a 36-11 head to head in favor of Young Boys (15 draws).

St. Gallen will play away with Grasshopper on the 19th of May with a 26-16 head to head stats in favor of Grasshopper (9 draws).

Young Boys: Formation and Lineups

Young Boys started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).

The manager Matteo Vanetta chose to play with the following team: David von Ballmoos (6.8), Lewin Blum (5.8), Mohamed Camara (6.8), Cedric Zesiger (7.3), Quentin Maceiras (7.5), Christian Fassnacht (7.1), Cheikh Niasse (6.6), Fabian Rieder (7.3), Edimilson Fernandes (6.7), Meschack Elia (8.7) and Wilfried Kanga (8.1).


Young Boys made 5 changes: C. Niasse for F. Lustenberger (65′), C. Fassnacht for N. Moumi Ngamaleu (65′), W. Kanga for J. Monteiro (72′), F. Rieder for V. Sierro (80′) and E. Fernandes for M. Sulejmani (80′).

Top player: Meschack Elia

The player who no doubt impressed Young Boys the most was Meschack Elia even if he didn’t score any goal.

His rating is (8.7) with 15 passes (60% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 11. He performed 1 cross.

St. Gallen: Formation and Lineups

St. Gallen started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

On the opposite side, Peter Zeidler played with: Lawrence Ati (6.0), Patrick Sutter (5.9), Leonidas Stergiou (6.4), Matej Maglica (6.2), Betim Fazliji (6.1), Lukas Görtler (5.5), Jordi Quintillà (6.3), Victor Ruiz (7.0), Julian Von Moos (7.2), Kwadwo Duah (6.6) and Jérémy Guillemenot (7.4).


St. Gallen made 5 changes: J. Von Moos for C. Lungoyi (63′), V. Ruiz for B. Toma (64′), J. Guillemenot for A. Jankewitz (77′), P. Sutter for E. Cabral (78′) and K. Duah for A. Besio (86′).

Top player: Jérémy Guillemenot

Probably the most impressive player in St. Gallen was Jérémy Guillemenot.

His rating is (7.4) with 1 goal, 11 passes (81% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 8 duels out of 10.

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